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Perl is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language with over 20 years of development. Perl 5 runs on over 100 platforms from portables to mainframes. Perl is suitable for both rapid prototyping and large scale development projects.

Perl 5 supports many programming styles, including procedural, functional, and object-oriented. In addition to this, it is supported by an ever-growing collection of reusable modules which accelerate development. Some of these modules include Web frameworks, database integration, networking protocols, and encryption. Perl provides interfaces to C and C++ for custom extension development.

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 5.20.2-3+deb8u12 2,595.3 kB17,585.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,133.0 kB16,688.0 kB [list of files]
armel 5.20.2-3+deb8u12 2,025.3 kB10,824.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 5.20.2-3+deb8u12 2,033.3 kB10,586.0 kB [list of files]
i386 5.20.2-3+deb8u12 2,131.1 kB11,328.0 kB [list of files]
mips 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,052.0 kB11,354.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,047.2 kB11,355.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,099.0 kB12,039.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,513.2 kB16,969.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 5.20.2-3+deb8u11 2,511.7 kB16,846.0 kB [list of files]